GM SALARIED RETIREES CLUB OF MARYLAND

    ROSEDALE GARDENS, 8037 PHILADELPHIA ROAD, BALTIMORE, MD 

NEXT MEETING:  February 23, 2017 LUNCH AT NOON & MEETING TO FOLLOW


 

PRAYER:  Jack Summers

LUNCH SERVED

 

MINUTES:  January 26, 2017 meeting # 495 was called to order by the Vice-President: Skip Shiflett

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE:  Tom Sommerville

 

OFFICERS IN ATTENDANCE:

Dale Wajbel PRESIDENT A
Skip Shiflett VICE PRESIDENT P
Tom Sommerville TREASURER P
Mary Conrad SECRETARY P
Clara Musick BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
Chuck Miller BOARD OF DIRECTORS A
Jim Smedley BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
Al Tynan BOARD OF DIRECTORS A
Don Funke TRUSTEE P
Marge Stock TRUSTEE A
Mark Bowyer SGT AT ARMS A

MINUTES:   December 15, 2016 were approved

 

Treasurers Report: Tom Sommerville

 

December 2016

OPENING BALANCE
$
12,352.56
RECEIPTS
$
344.00
EXPENSES
$
1,391.98
BALANCE
$
11,304.58
PETTY CASH
$
62.00
VALUE OF ASSETS
$

11,366.58

UNFINISHED BUSINESS:

N/A

 

HISTORIAN:  Skip Shiflett

N/A

 

WAYS & MEANS:  Clara Musick

 

Clara was distributing the tickets for the clubs Bull & Oyster Roast. The roast is scheduled for Sunday, April 2, 2017. Music by: On the Edge, time 1pm—5pm, cost $42.00, please try to sell as many tickets as possible.

 

SUNSHINE COMMITTEE:  Marg Stock

410-563-4931. Angie Thomas 410-969-2851. Contact Marg or Angie if you know of any sick or deceased members, so cards can be sent on the clubs behalf. Please remember the sick & deceased members in your prayers.

We had three deceased members: Dottie Graves, Henry Marshall & Bill Wilking.

Cards were sent, newspaper posted.

 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO OUR JANUARY GUYS & DOLLS:

Harry Chandler, Billie Dubicki, Edward Dubicki, Louis Duran, Jerry Finley, Sheila Gill, Phyllis Kelley, Tom Kosick, Aili Kreek, Genny Brogan Paul, JoAnn Retz, Joyce Scheper, John Sherinsky, Frank Smith, Dick Stone, Al Tynan.

 

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY TO OUR JANUARY COUPLES:

Edward & Billie Dubicki, Doug & Marge Roloff. George & Marge Schafer.

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS: Clara Musick

N/A

 

MEMBERSHIP:  Bonnie Vojik 410-866-8725 or

E-mail:  bonvoj@comcast.net  Make check payable to:  G.M. Salaried Retiree Club, C/O Bonnie Vojik 8003 Caradoc Drive, Baltimore, MD 21237

Bonnie is now collecting 2017 dues.

Please check your records, if you have not paid your 2017 dues, please do so ASAP.

  

HOT LINE:  AL Komin

N/A

 

NEWSLETTER MAIL:  Olin Conrad 410-687-0987

N/A

 

TRAVEL: 

Looking for someone to take this project and get some trips scheduled.

 

GM NEWS:

General Motors sold 249,983 vehicles in December to customers in the US, up more than 3 percent from last year. Based on initial estimates, GM was the fastest growing full line automaker in December and in 2016, led by strong retail sales at Chevrolet.

 

NEW BUSINESS:

Welcome everyone to the New Year 2017. Be careful for the next few months with the weather. May God bless us and keep us safe and healthy.

Marge Stock called yesterday. She said she got a call from Isabelle Burrell telling her there is no longer a GM bowling league. They couldn’t get any new members, so the remaining members joined a Thursday night league.

 

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS: 

Jim Smedley announced he had the 50/50 raffle tickets for the bull roast.  Please see him after the meeting to get your tickets.

 

NEXT SCHEDULED MEETING:  February 23, 2017

 

Menu:  Shrimp Creole, Rice & Salad

 

QUOTE OF THE MONTH:

What a lot we lost when we stopped writing letters. You can’t reread a phone call.

 

ADJOURNED: 12:45 p.m.

 

MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE: 33

 

50/50 RAFFLE WINNER: Clara Musick--$21.00